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Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
Libraries (quietly and respectfully, of course) push for state funding change
Woman pleads guilty in beheading death of Minn. man
Why is it so hard to get internet in the country? Klobuchar, Peterson in DL Friday to 'seize the moment'
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
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Congratulations and good luck Laker Gymnastics!
VIDEO: Lakers three-peat in convincing fashion
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
Lamoureux Hockey Camp coming to DL in June
Hibbert refocused for Michigan Snocross National
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Getting to know Norway: Local pastor leads overseas trip
Rietsema graduates from RCTC
Time to take after the Good Samaritan
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Dell D. Holm
Joanne B. Anderson
Kirk L. McDonald
Noreen M. Huwe
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
August 1, 2015
Designated driver charged with stealing vehicle
Stephanie Jane St. Claire, 29, of 39950 County Road 34, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, on April 16 she had agreed to be the designated driver for a man who lives on Richwood Road. She drove...
August 1, 2015 - 5:20am
July 23, 2015
Ogema man gets jail time
Thomas Allen Mulhol-land, 26, of 35182 County Road 143, Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, he broken into the Richwood Store and stole multiple packs of cigarettes. On July 8, he appeared before...
July 23, 2015 - 6:00am
July 18, 2015
Man sentenced for domestic assault incident in Ogema
Ryan Michael Degroat, 28, of 119 Highway 59 N., Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. According to court records, on March 18 he assaulted his significant other for several days at their residence in Ogema,...
July 18, 2015 - 5:40am
June 12, 2015
Ogema man, woman in court for meth, heroin
An Ogema man and a Mahnomen woman face felony drug charges in Becker County District Court. Justin Cody Hawpetoss, 26, of 224 Sunny Side Ave., Ogema and Kayla Jo Lafriniere, 25, of 3309 Highway 200, Mahnomen are both charged with one count of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According...
June 12, 2015 - 5:25am
May 28, 2015
Woman charged with hiding runaway
Chrystal Marie Warren, 23, of 33603 County Road 142, Ogema, has been charged with felony depriving parental rights, causing a child to be a runaway. According to court records, on April 21 tribal police received information that a runaway girl from Lisbon, N.D. may be at the Warren...
May 28, 2015 - 5:55am
Jiravas earn Valley Farmer, Homemaker Award
Lloyd and Linda Jirava of Ogema were selected to represent Becker County at the 77th Annual Red River Valley Development Association Honor Banquet...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
April 28, 2015 - 10:31pm
April 17, 2015
Ogema man hurt in motorcycle crash
A motorcyclist from Ogema was hurt when he was sideswiped by a pickup truck Friday evening on Highway 10 and McHugh Road. Travis J. Fairbanks, 24, of Ogema suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash, according to the State Patrol. He was driving a 2008 Kawasaki motorcycle...
April 17, 2015 - 5:40am
April 11, 2015
Man charged with felony for Oxycodone pill
Stephen Clifford Stone, 23, of 36803 295th Ave., Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and misdemeanor controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 28 he was a passenger in a car pulled over...
April 11, 2015 - 5:15am
April 10, 2015
Ogema woman sentenced for meth
Christina Marie Jackson, 25, of 40699 County Road 34, Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony count of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A second felony count of fifth-degree controlled substance crime was dismissed in a plea agreement. According...
April 10, 2015 - 5:25am
Ogema man sent to prison for 6 years
Travis John Guy, 32, of 37073 295th Ave., Ogema has had his probation revoked and a prison sentence executed in Becker County District Court. According to court records, he led police on a high-speed chase Feb. 5, 2014, on Highway 59 between Callaway and Ogema. The northbound...
April 10, 2015 - 5:10am
March 16, 2015
Ogema woman sentenced for gruesome murder of boyfriend
An Ogema woman who murdered her boyfriend by strapping him behind his own pickup and dragging him down the road was sentenced to 20 years in...
March 16, 2015 - 3:32pm
March 8, 2015
Local lady wins $5,000
Chelsey Swenson of Ogema won $5,000 by playing the Lottery’s Bonus Ball Bingo scratch game. Swenson claimed the prize on March 4. The winning ticket was purchased at Shell Sport & Bait, 17 Aspen Ave. N.W. in Menahga. Tweets by @DLNewspapers
March 8, 2015 - 5:20am
January 26, 2015
Woman pleads guilty in Becker County homicide case
An Ogema woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree intentional murder in the Aug. 15 death of Richard Alan Baity, 41, of Ogema. Jessica Marie...
January 26, 2015 - 3:54pm
January 2, 2015
Ogema man in court for stealing gas cans
An Ogema man made his initial court appearance in Becker County court after allegedly trying to steal gas cans out of the back of a vehicle. Daniel Jack Thompson, 23, was arrested on Dec. 9 and charged with felony receiving stolen property and a gross misdemeanor of obstructing...
January 2, 2015 - 10:30am
December 18, 2014
Ogema man in court for drugs
An Ogema man made his first court appearance on a felony first degree drug charge. Randy Lee Anthony Bellanger was arrested Sept. 17 after a White Earth officer made a traffic stop in which Bellanger was driving. According to the complaint filed with Becker County District Court,...
December 18, 2014 - 11:00am